June 21, 2021 | by
The first General Rule as United Methodists is to “do no harm.” United Methodist Volunteers in Mission leadership understands that many project sites rely on teams to assist in serving the community. These teams come from nearby, from another state, sometimes from another country. One of the worst unintended effects of mission work throughout the ages has been the spread of infectious disease. All want to serve. All sites should adhere to public health and safety protocols to protect employees, homeowners, and missioners.